Cancer is a disease that terrifies the patient and their families. Years ago cancer was thought to be incurable. But this is not so nowadays. There is hope for cancer patients. Mexicois known for its alternative cancer treatments and many cancer patients are going toMexico for this treatment. The term alternative treatment is a term that means treatment that is not a part of conventional medicine. People who use alternative treatment are required to stop using conventional treatment. Patients who want to use alternative cancer treatment should discuss with their oncologist as the treatment may interfere with conventional treatments like radiation and chemotherapy.
There are numerous centers offering alternative cancer treatment in Mexico. Most of these centers are located in northernMexico, bordering theUS. They offer a wide range of treatments which they claim to be effective. Some of these alternative cancer treatments can only be found inMexico. Since these cancer clinics are located along the US-Mexican border, they are easily accessible to US cancer patients. Even though the US medical system warn cancer patients about the dangers of alternative cancer treatments Mexico, many cancer patients still use them, mostly as a last resort. The cancer patients who generally go to these clinics are in very poor health and are desperate for a cure.
There are several different types of cancer treatments inMexico. The main treatments are Gerson diet or nutritional therapy, Laetrile, Issels and Chelation, dietary supplements with high doses of vitamins, oxygen therapy, hydrotherapy, metabolic therapy and hyperthermia or high temperature therapy. Metabolic therapy is a program that trains the immune system to get rid of the cancer from your body. Many of these cancer clinics use a combination of treatments. These treatments are done with care and helps in relaxing the patient. These clinics, however, have no way of covering emergencies should the occasion arise. The cost of alternative cancer treatments inMexicois very expensive. Besides you will have to pay for travel and accommodation. Generally these treatments are charged on a weekly basis and the treatment can last up to several months. After you return home, for the ongoing home treatment you will have to pay in advance. However, the actual costs depend on the type of treatment a patient undergoes.
Alternative cancer treatment is said to keep the cancer at bay and if possible to reverse it. By…